2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid

December 1, 2014 - Filed under: Hybrid, Crossover, Porsche, Quick Spins Think of the electric motor in the facelifted 2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid as the cream filling in an Oreo cookie. Under the hood of this plug-in hybrid crossover is a 333-horsepower, supercharged 3...

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Porsche recalling 4,400 911, Boxster and Cayman models over hood latches

December 1, 2014 - Filed under: Convertible, Coupe, Performance, Recalls, Porsche Porsche has issued a "precautionary" and voluntary safety recall affecting some 4,400 sports cars across the globe. Here in the United States, the recall includes 1,382 911, Boxster convertib...

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Porsche Cayenne GTS, base models revealed ahead of LA

December 1, 2014 - Filed under: LA Auto Show, Performance, SUV, Crossover, Porsche Porsche unveiled a slew of refreshed Cayennes just a few months ago, but the base model (right) and high-performance GTS trim (above) were conspicuously absent from that list. There's no mor...

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Race Recap: 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix showcases Silver Arrows and German steel

November 30, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Infiniti, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, South America, Racing, McLaren Formula One got the drawn out Driver's Championship it wanted, which won't be decided until the last race in Abu Dhabi, and it didn't even need double points to do...

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Porsche working on turbo V12 for Putin limo project?

November 30, 2014 - Filed under: Technology, Porsche, Specialty, Russia, Design/Style, Autoblog Black Porsche is best known for building very well-regarded sports cars and better-selling utility vehicles. Come to the company with a big enough bag of cash, though, and the Po...

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Mercedes-AMG spotted testing GLC63 at the ‘Ring

November 17, 2014 - Filed under: Spy Photos, Performance, Crossover, Mercedes-Benz Mercedes is preparing to replace its aging GLK-Class crossover with an all-new generation, and it's tipped to alter the model's nameplate to more closely align with the C-Class sedan upon whi...

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McLaren P1 vs Porsche 918 vs Ducati 1199 Superleggera in epic standing-mile drag race

November 17, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Videos, Supercars, Porsche, Motorcycle, McLaren We live in a high-tech supercar renaissance, with the Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and Ferrari LaFerrari all duking it out for performance supremacy. All three members of ...

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Porsche boss admits Panamera’s style is offputting

November 17, 2014 - Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Porsche, Design/Style, Luxury "There have been some small mistakes and we will do it better. For example the design could be better." - Matthias Mueller. The design of the Porsche Panamera has been divisive, to say th...

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Porsche Macan fails moose test, Stuttgart responds

November 17, 2014 - Filed under: Performance, Europe, Safety, Videos, Crossover, Porsche, Diesel, Luxury Different countries have different safety standards, but most of them revolve around a similar set of tests: front impact, side impact, offset impact, rollover... the us...

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Mercedes moving some Sprinter production to North America

November 14, 2014 - Filed under: Minivan/Van, Plants/Manufacturing, Commercial Vehicles, Mercedes-Benz If you look at the Sprinter and wonder how Mercedes-Benz can possibly compete against locally produced commercial vehicles with a model built in Germany and shipped over t...

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